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Trout led the Angels comeback

Trout led the Angels comeback

Center fielder Mike Trout provided the timely and productive bat that allowed the Los Angeles Angels to come from behind and earn a 7-3 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers in interleague play.
Trout hit an RBI triple and ignited a four-run eighth inning with a solo homer to give the Angels the win.
The Angels’ star slugger tied the game 3-3 by leading off the eighth with a drive to right field off a curveball from reliever Tyler Thornburg (2-1), who was going to take the loss.
The Angels’ attack, five batters later, with pinch-hitter CJ Cron produced the go-ahead run with a two-out double on the board.
The victory allowed the Angels to avoid a three-game series sweep.
Trout, a four-time All-Star, has 18 RBIs in his last 13 games after a slow start.
Latin batting was present in the Angels’ offense with Cuban Yunel Escobar who went 2-4 with a run scored. Venezuelan Rafael Ortega 5-1 with a run scored and produced, and Puerto Rican Geovany Soto 3-0 with a run scored.
Mexican reliever Fernando Salas (2-1) went through a scoreless inning for the win, while closer Joe Smith pitched two scoreless innings for his second save.
The Brewers took a 3-2 lead in the sixth when third baseman Hernán Pérez ran from third base to the rubber after a wild pitch by reliever Cam Bedrosian.
Despite the loss, the Brewers attack had the support of Dominican Jonathan Villar who went 1-for-4 with a run scored and Pérez had two hits in four trips to the batter’s box to get a pair of runs scored and an RBI. .EFE

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